The table below looks at the statistics for UX Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UX Design over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Experience (UX) Design
Rank 67 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing UX Design 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
606 760 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.79% 76.77% 69.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 354 300
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 27
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.81 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.41% -2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.15 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £58.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

UX Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UX Design across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UX Design Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

UX Design
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UX Design across the Cheshire region.

UX Design Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

UX Design
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing UX Design also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UX Design.

1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite

UX Design
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing UX Design also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UX Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (100.00%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe